There are 5 ways to get from Empire State Building to Brooklyn Bridge by subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway  •  26 min

  1. Take the subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to York St F

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Empire State Building to Brooklyn Bridge 4.7 miles

$28 - $35

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Empire State Building to Brooklyn Bridge 4.7 miles

$11 - $15

Walk  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Walk from Empire State Building to Brooklyn Bridge 4 miles

Bikeshare  •  33 min

  1. Cycle from E 33 St & 5 Ave to Old Fulton St 4.7 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Empire State Building to Brooklyn Bridge is to subway which costs $3 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Empire State Building to Brooklyn Bridge is to taxi which costs $28 - $35 and takes 10 min.

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The distance between Empire State Building and Brooklyn Bridge is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Empire State Building to Brooklyn Bridge without a car is to subway which takes 26 min and costs $3.

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The subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to York St takes 14 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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There are 1790+ hotels available in Brooklyn Bridge. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Empire State Building to Brooklyn Bridge.
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  • Distance: 3.2 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Empire State Building, NY, USA and Brooklyn Bridge, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Empire State Building to Brooklyn Bridge every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 14 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Empire State Building to Brooklyn Bridge
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$11 - $15
UberX
$12 - $17
Car Seat
$21 - $28
UberXL
$19 - $24
Black
$30 - $40
Black SUV
$40 - $55
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from E 33 St & 5 Ave to Old Fulton St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Empire State Building to Brooklyn Bridge
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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